Travel Information to Unibond First Div North Clubs and Cup games

 

AFC Fylde

Ground: Kellamergh Park, Warton, Lancashire PR4 1TN
Tel:
01772 635880

Official Directions:

Take the M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to the M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
Leave the M 60 at Junction 15 and join the M 61, signed Preston.
Move to the left hand lanes!
Proceed to the end of the M 61 and join the M 6 North.
Leave the M 6 at junction 32 signed Blackpool and join the M 55.
Exit M55 at junction 3 signed A585 Fleetwood/Kirkham. 
Turn left at motorway roundabout and follow signs for Kirkham.

Stay on the A 585, passing over the railway line, and following the signs for Wrea Green and Lytham St Annes until you reach the junction with the A 583.
Go straight ahead at the roundabout and join the B 5259 in Wrea Green When you reach the church (on the right)
turn left into Bryning Lane, signed on The Green (a small white signpost) to Warton (2 miles).

The Green will now be on your right as you exit out of the village and in around 1.8 miles you will come to the Birley Arms Pub on your left.
Turn immediately left into The Birley Arms Pub Car park and continue to drive through the car park down until you reach access road and park in the Main Club Car Park located behind the Main Stand.

Approximate mileage from motorway to the ground is 5 miles and will take around 10 minutes to travel in a car.
 

Bamber Bridge

Ground: Irongate Ground, Brownedge Road, Bamber Bridge, Preston PR5 6XU
Tel:
01772 909690

Official Directions: 

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
Leave M 60 at Junction 15 and join M 61, signposted Preston. Move to left hand lanes!
Leave M 61 at junction 9 and join M 65 signed for Preston.
Continue to the end of the M 65 (an unusual roundabout).
At the main roundabout proceed straight across - this is London Way.
At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit into
Brownedge Road East
Then take 1st exit on right.
Ground is on the left at bottom of the road

Bamber Bridge Railway station is 1 mile from ground

Cammell Laird

Ground: 
Kirklands, St Peters Road, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead. CH42 1PY
Tel: 0789 1962 150

Official Directions: 

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire
L
eave M 62 at Junction 18 and take M 60 via East Manchester, Stockport etc to Junction 4
Follow M 56 signs for North Wales, Chester etc
Keep on M 56 until reaching Junction 15
Join M 53 signposted Ellesmere Port and Birkenhead.
Leave
M53 at Junction 5.
Take third exit onto A41 and travel towards Birkenhead.
At New Ferry signpost take B5136 towards New Ferry.
After approx 1 mile at sign for Lairds Sports Club, turn right down Proctor Road.
Ground is on the left.

Ground is about 1/2 mile from Rock Ferry Railway Station

My Alternative 1: 
You can go via the A 628 Woodhead Pass but long queues are usually encountered on the approach to the M 67. 
Take M 67 and follow signs for Manchester Airport, joining M 60.
Leave M 60 at Junction 4 – to join M 56 then follow as above


My 
Alternative 2: Holmfirth and take A 635 over the moors to Greenfield. 
Take A 635 to Mossley and onto Stalybridge.
Turn right to Ashton. Keep on A 635 round Ashton bypass (dual carriageway) and follow signs for M 60. (There is a tricky roundabout at the end of the by pass) 
Take A 635 towards Manchester and then join M 60 signposted Stockport.
 Leave at Junction 4 – to join M 56 then follow as above.

Chester City

Ground:
Deva Stadium, Bumpers Lane, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4LT
Tel:

My  Directions: 

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire
L
eave M 62 at Junction 18 and take M 60 via East Manchester, Stockport etc
 to Junction 4
Follow M 56 signs for North Wales, Chester etc
Leave M 56 at the final Junction 16.
At motorway roundabout join the A 5117, following signs for Chester (A 540).
At next roundabout take 1st exit to join the A 540 signed Chester. This is Parkgate Road.
Stay on the A 540 passing a Golf Course on your left.
Pass over a canal.
At next roundabout take the 3rd exit (Diva Link), the A  5480 signed Queensferry and Sealand Road Industrial Estate.
Go straight ahead at the next roundabout.
You will reach traffic lights at the junction with the A 548 (Tesco and Stokers Furniture)
Go straight ahead into Bumper's Lane.
The ground is at the bottom of the road on the right.
 
Chorley

Ground: Victory Park, Duke Street, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 3DU
Tel: 01257 263406

Official Directions: 

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
Leave M 60 at Junction 15 and join M 61, signposted Preston. Move to left hand lanes!
Leave M 61 at junction 6 (the Bolton Wanderers ground exit) and follow A 6 North signposted Chorley.
As you approach the town centre and before you get to the dual carriageway by pass:
turn left into Duke Street (near Chorley Lighting centre)
After 120 yards turn left into Ashby Street.
After 60 yards turn right to Victory Park.

Ground is about 1/2 mile from Chorley Railway station

Clitheroe

Ground:  Shawbridge, Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 1DZ
Tel: 01200 444487

Official Directions:

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire to Junction 18 and join M 66.
(signposted Bury, Burnley, Blackburn)
At the end of the motorway it becomes the A 56 dual carriageway.
Keep following the A 56, stay in the inside lane to avoid the tricky intersection to Rawtenstall.
When you reach the roundabout at the top of the hill go straight ahead on the A 56 following the signs to the M 65.
Go down a steep hill until you reach the motorway roundabout
Go under the motorway and follow Clitheroe signs on the A 678
Turn left on A 671 to Whalley and Clitheroe.

At the roundabout at the junction with the A 59, turn right onto the A 59 dual carriageway towards Clitheroe.

Go straight ahead at next roundabout then at the next roundabout take the left turning onto the A 671 towards Clitheroe.
As you approach the Town Centre continue to follow the A 671 to the right.

The ground is on the right behind the Bridge Inn.  

Ground is about 1/2 mile from Clitheroe Railway station  

My Alternative:

Y
ou can also go via Skipton taking the A 59 to Clitheroe at the far end of the Skipton bypass.
As you go along the Clitheroe bypass, take turning on the right to join the A 671.
The ground will then be on the left at the far side of the Town Centre.

 

Curzon Ashton

Ground: Tameside Stadium, Richmond Street, Ashton Under Lyne OL7 9HG 
Tel:
0161 330 6033

Official Directions:

Take M 62 west out of West Yorkshire. 
Leave the M 62 at Junction 18
Join the M 60 signposted for Stockport and Airport
Leave the M60 at junction 23 signposted for Ashton-U-Lyne.
Turn right at the top of the slip road signposted A635 Manchester.
Turn right at the second set of traffic lights, signposted Ashton Moss. (Lord Sheldon Way)
Continue on this road until you come to a set of traffic lights with the Cineworld Cinema on your right.
Turn left here onto Richmond St.
Proceed over the bridge, across the mini-roundabout and then take the first left down to the ground.

My Alternative 

Leave Holmfirth and take A 635 over the moors to Greenfield. 
Take A 635 to Mossley and onto Stalybridge. 
Keep on A 635 round Ashton bypass (dual carriageway) and follow signs for M 60. 
There is a tricky roundabout at the end of the by pass with a church in the middle.
Get into the inside lane and when you pass the A 635 exit towards Manchester, move into the outside lane. 
At the last set of traffic lights on the roundabout turn left into Ricmond Street.
As you proceed up Richmond Street you should see the Cineworld Cinema on the left.
Proceed over the bridge, across the mini-roundabout and then take the first left down to the ground.
 

Durham City

Ground:
Arnott Stadium, Belmont Industrial Estate, Durham, DH1 1GG
Tel:  0191386 9616

Official Directions: 

Take the M1 - A1(M) link road north out of West Yorkshire.
Leave the A1M at J62 signed Durham City
At the top of the slip road turn left onto the A 690 Durham.
After about 1/2 mile bear left signed Belmont + Dragonville.
At the top of the slip road turn left.
At traffic lights turn left then take the 2nd left.

The stadium is on your right. 

Ground is 2 miles from Durham Railway station
 

Garforth Town

Ground: Cedar Ridge, Garforth, Leeds LS 25 2 PF
Tel:  0113 287 7145


Official Directions:

Take the M1 - A1(M) link road north out of West Yorkshire
Leave the M 1 at Junction 47 (you can see the Stand on the right)
Take the turning signposted Garforth A 642.
After approximately 200 yards turn left into the housing estate (Cedar Ridge) opposite the White House.
The ground is at the end of the road.

 

Harrogate Railway

Ground:  Sation View, Starbeck, Harrogate HG2 7JA
Tel:  01423 883104


Official Directions

From M 62 (East) or M1 (North) follow M 621 into Leeds and exit at Junction 2 (by the Elland Road 
Ground). 
Join dual carriageway A 643 and follow Harrogate signs.
Take A 58 at roundabout (becomes A 58M ) and go through underpass.
Take A 61signposted Harrogate via Harewood Park. 
On approaching Pannal take right exit at roundabout to join A 658 via Follyfoot.
At next roundabout turn left onto A 661. 

On the outskirts of Harrogate turn right onto the A59, signposted Knaresborough.
After approx 1.5 miles turn left immediately prior to a pelican crossing, just before the railway level      crossing.           
The ground is 300 yards at the end of the road.
 

               Railway station in Harrogate is approximately 2 mile from the ground but you can a catch a 
               Knaresborough bus from Harrogate railway station

              
Railway station at Starbeck is 0.1 miles from the ground

My alternative avoiding Leeds Centre 

Take the M1 - A1(M) link road north out of West Yorkshire.
Exit at Wetherby and follow signs A 661 Harrogate. (take left exit at mini roundabout just after the bridge over the river) and go through the town centre
Proceed through Spofforth
Go straight ahead at roundabout at junction with A 658.
On the outskirts of Harrogate turn right onto the A59, signposted Knaresborough.
After approx 1.5 miles turn left immediately prior to a pelican crossing, just before the railway level crossing.
The ground is 300 yards at the end of the road.


Lancaster City

Ground: Giant Axe, West Road, Lancaster LA1 5PE
Tel:
01524 382238 or 843500

Official Directions:

Take the M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to the M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
Leave the M 60 at Junction 15 and join the M 61, signposted Preston.
Move to the left hand lanes!
Proceed to end of the M 61 and join the M 6 North.
Leave the M 60 at junction 33 signposted Lancaster. 
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A 6, signposted Lancaster.
Follow the A 6 all the way into Lancaster city centre and bear to the left onto the inner ring road.
Follow the signs for the Railway Station.
Turn left at the lights immediately after Waterstones book shop. 
Go up the hill past the railway station on the right.
Take the second turning on the right after the station.
Go down the hill and the ground is on the right. 

The railway station is approximately 200 yards from the ground.
 

Leigh Genesis

GROUND SHARE WITH ATHERTON LR (season 2010/11)

Ground: Crilly Park, Spa Road, Atherton, Greater Manchester. M46 9XG
Telephone: 01942 883950 ?

Official Directions:


Take the M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to the M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
Leave the M 60 at Junction 15 and join the M 61, signed Preston.

Leave the M61 at Junction 5, follow signs for Westhoughton on the A 58.
At next rounabout, turn left onto the A6.
The road approaches the M 61 (on the left).
Turn right at first lights into A 579, Newbrook Road.
The road swings round to the right.
Turn right into Upton Road, passing the Atherton Central Railway Station.
Turn left into Springfield Road. (3rd road on the left)
Turn left again into Hillside Road.
Keep on Hillside Road and bear to the left into Spa Road.


FORMER GROUND

Ground: The Leigh Sports Village Stadium, Sale Way, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 4JY
Tel:
0800 6342878

Official Directions:

Take the M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to the M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
Exit M60 at Junction 14, take signs for A 580 East Lancs Road.

Straight through roundabout at junction with A574 (Leigh/Glazebury & Culcheth)
Turn right at traffic lights A579(A572) (signposted Leigh Sports Village) onto Atherleigh Way

Continue through traffic lights to small roundabout
Leigh Sports Village is situated on the right.

Go straight ahead through two sets of traffic lights to reach a roundabout at the junction with the A 578.

Go straight across to remain on the A 579 and cross the canal.
At the next mini roundabout , turn left. Ground is signposted.

 

Mossley

Ground:
Seal Park, Market Street, Mossley, Lancashire OL5 OES
Tel:
01457 832369 or 836104


Official Directions:

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire 
L
eave M 62 at Junction 18 
Join the M 60 signposted for Stockport and Airport
Leave the M60 at junction 23 signposted for Ashton-U-Lyne.
Turn left at the top of the slip road signposted A635 Ashton.
Proceed round a large roundabout with a church in the middle and follow 
the Ashton by pass - sigposted Barnsley, Sheffield and Stalybridge.
Go straight ahead at next roundabout 
At the next roundabout there is a church on the left and a large building in the middle.
Take the second exit signposted Mossley, the A 670.
At junction turn right on to Mossley Rd and proceed straight through the traffic lights. 
After approx 2.5 miles up the hill and past Stalybridge Juniors on the right, drop downhill 
entering Mossley town centre. 
Bear to left down Arundel Street (1 way system)
Get into the right hand lane and turn right at the traffic lights.
Continue up the hill and left into Market Street. 
Ground is approx 200 yards on the left. (signposted)


My Alternative 

Leave Holmfirth and take the A 635 over the moors to Greenfield. 
At the mini roundabout by a pub take the A 669 signposted for Oldham.
At the far end of Greenfield bear to the left via a S bend and pass Greenfield 
Railway station.
At the top of the hill turn sharp left and continue on the A 669
Continue straight ahead at the junction opposite the Farrars Arms pub; the A 670 
When you reach Mossley go straight ahead at the traffic lights into Market Place (1 way system)
Then follow the sign for Mossley FC Seal Park.

Ossett Albion

Ground: Queen's Terrace, Dimple Wells, Ossett WF5 8RN
Tel: 01924 280450

Official Directions
               
From Wakefield, take A642 towards Huddersfield
Under M 1 motorway 
Just after motorway Turn left onto A 6128
through Horbury

               After Horbury centre take left turn into Horbury Road 
               Pass Dimple Wells Hotel on the left

               Dimple Wells is on the left (Ground and cricket club is signposted )

 

               From Huddersfield take A 642 towards Wakefield – pass through Middlestown under
               railway bridge and over bridge at Horbury Bridge.

               Turn right just before the pub (Ship Inn) on your left.
               Go up the hill, a couple of bad corners, past school on the left until you reach the
               junction at the top

               Turn left into Horbury Road  
               Pass Dimple Wells Hotel on the left
               Dimple Wells is on the left (Ground and cricket club is signposted )

Prescot Cables

Ground: Valerie Park, Hope Street, Prescot L34 6ND
Tel: 0151 4300507

Official Directions:

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire
(changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) and then join the M 62 West again at Junction 12 - tricky intersection to the right (basically the old M62).
When approaching Liverpool come off the M62 at Junction 7 and follow A 57 signposted Prescot.
After approximately 2½ miles reach a roundabout. Take 3rd exit.
After a further ½ mile, turn right at Hope and Anchor pub into Hope Street.
Ground is facing straight ahead.

There is a railway station at Prescot only 1/2 mile from the ground

Radcliffe Borough

Ground:
Stainton Park, Pilkington Road, Radcliffe M26 3PE 
Tel: 0161 7248346

Official Directions:

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) 
and then leave at Junction 17.
Take A 56 signposted Whitefield and Bury.
Take turning on left A 665 to Radcliffe.
At Radcliffe follow by pass to Bolton Road.
When you reach Turf Hotel, turn right into Unsworth Road.
Ground is on the left after approximately half a mile, Colshaw Close East

Ground is approximately 1/2 mile from Radcliffe railway station
 

Salford City
 
Ground:
Moor Lane, Salford, Greater Manchester M7 3PZ
Tel:  0161 7926287

Official Directions:

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) and then leave at Junction 17.
Take 1st exit onto the A56 Bury New Road towards Manchester.
Continue towards Manchester until you reach the ‘Welcome to Salford’ sign.
At the next set of traffic lights, turn right into Moor Lane.
The ground is 500 yards on left.

Take the first left after the ground (Oaklands Road), first left again into Neville Road and follow along to main entrance.

Ground is 1 mile from Heaton Park Greater Manchester Metro station

Trafford

Ground: Shawe View, Pennybridge Lane, Flixton, Manchester M41 5DL
Tel:  0161 7471727

Official Directions:

Leave the M 60 at Junction 8
Take the A 6114 towards Lymm, Patington and Carrington
At the 2nd set of traffic lights turn right onto the B 5158 signed Flixton.
At Flixton branch left, staying on the B 5158
Cross railway at Flixton station. At the next set of traffic lights turn right.

Turn immediately right into Pennybridge Lane, next to the Bird in Hand pub.

Parking is on the left in 100 yards.
Ground is ½ mile from Chassen Road railway station

My Alternative 

Take the M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead)
Leave the M60 at Junction 10 (Trafford Centre)
Turn right towards Urmston on the B5214.
Proceed straight across two roundabouts on Barton Road
At the first set of traffic lights adjacent to Park, turn right into Moorside Road
At the next roundabout take 2nd exit into Bowfell Road.
At the next set of traffic lights turn sharp left.
Turn immediately right into Pennybridge Lane, next to the Bird in Hand pub.
 

Skelmersdale United

Ground:  Ashley Travel Stadium, Selby Place, Stanley Industrial Estate, Skelmersdale, Lancashire. WN8 8EF  
Tel: 01695 722123
     

Official Directions

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) and
then join the M 62 West again at Junction 12 - tricky intersection to the right (basically the old M62).
Leave M 62 at Junction 10 and join M 6 North, signposted Preston.
Leave M 6 at Junction 2
6 and follow signs for Skelmersdale on the M 58
Exit M58 at Junction 4 (signposted Skelmersdale)
Carry straight on at next roundabout (Hope Island) into Glenburn Road.
Turn left at next roundabout (Half Mile Island) into Neverstitch Road (signposted Stanley Industrial
Estate).
Immediately right at next roundabout into Staveley Road and then left into Statham Road. Ground is
500 yards on left in Selby Place.

Nearest Railway Station is nearly 3 miles away at Parbold

Warrington Town

Ground: Cantilever park, Common Lane, Latchford, Warrington WA4 2RS
Tel: 01925 653044


Official Directions (via M 62):

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire (changes to M60 West at Junction 18 - go straight ahead) and then join the M 62 West again at Junction 12 - tricky intersection to the right (basically the old M62).
Leave M 62 at Junction 9 and follow signs to Warrington Town centre.
Negotiate the Town Centre looking for the A 49 South.
Travel 1 mile south on the A 49
Turn left at traffic lights into Loushers Lane.
Ground is 1/2 mile on the right.

Ground is 1.5 miles from Warrington Central Railway Station


My Alternative 1 This avoids Warrington Town Centre

(This avoids queues at the end of the A 628 Woodhead Pass.)

Leave Holmfirth and take A 635 over the moors to Greenfield. 
Take A 635 to Mossley and onto Stalybridge. 
Keep on A 635 round Ashton bypass (dual carriageway) and follow signs for M 60. There is a tricky
roundabout at the end of the by pass.
Take A 635 towards Manchester and then join M 60 signposted Stockport.  
Leave M 60 at Junction 4 and join M 56.
Follow
signs for North Wales, Chester.
Leave M 56 at Junction 9 

Follow A 50 signposted Warrington (South) for 2 miles.
Cross the Latchford Swingbridge and turn immediately left into Station Road.
The ground is on the left by the next bridge; over the Manchester Ship Canal.


My Alternative 2: 

You can go via the A 628 Woodhead Pass but long queues are usually encountered on the approach to the M 67.
Take M 67 and follow signs for Manchester Airport on M 60. 
Leave M 60 at Junction 4  – join M 56 then follow as above
 

 

Witton Albion

Ground:  Wincham Park, Wincham,  Northwich, Cheshire CW9 6DA
Tel: 01608 43008

My directions

Most straight forward directions

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire
L
eave M 62 at Junction 18 and take M 60 via East Manchester, Stockport etc
 to Junction 4
Follow M 56 signs for North Wales, Chester etc
Continue past Manchester Airport until you reach Junction 7. Turn off M 56 and follow signs for Northwich.
Pass over M 6
Follow A556 towards ‘Northwich’ for 3 miles
Tthen turn right at the beginning of dual carriageway onto A559.
After ¾ mile turn right at traffic lights following A559.
After a further ¾ mile turn left opposite the Black Greyhound Inn into Wincham Lane.
Ground is ½ mile on left immediately after crossing canal.
 
 

Alternative 1:  You can go via the A 628 Woodhead Pass but long queues are usually encountered on the approach to the M 67. 
Take M 67 and follow signs for Manchester Airport, joining M 60.
Leave M 60 at Junction 4 – to join M 56 then follow as above
, leaving at junction 7

Alternative 2: Holmfirth and take A 635 over the moors to Greenfield. 
Take A 635 to Mossley and onto Stalybridge.
Turn right to Ashton. Keep on A 635 round Ashton bypass (dual carriageway) and follow signs for M 60. (There is a tricky roundabout at the end of the by pass) 
Take A 635 towards Manchester and then join M 60 signposted Stockport.
 Leave at Junction 4 – to join M 56 then follow as above, leaving
at junction 7

Woodley Sports

Ground:  Lambeth Stadium, Lambeth Grove, Woodley, Stockport SK6 1QX
Tel: 0161 4066896


Official Directions:

Take M 62 West from West Yorkshire 
L
eave M 62 at Junction 18 and take M 60 via East Manchester, Stockport etc to Junction 25
Leave M 60 at Junction 25, signposted Bredbury.
Follow A 560 signposted Bredbury and Sheffield.
Just after passing McDonalds Drive thru turn left at traffic lights and proceed down Stockport Road towards Woodley.
Pass under railway bridge at Bredbury Railway station.
Pass St Mark's Church on the right and reach traffic lights
Immediately after the traffic lights is the Lowes Arms pub (this is before the Waggon and Horse pub)
Turn left into Mill Street.
Proceed over the bridge on Mill Lane and then follow signs to the ground

Ground is about 1/2 mile from Woodley Railway station

My Alternative 1

Leave Holmfirth and take A 635 over the moors to Greenfield. 
Take A 635 to Mossley and onto Stalybridge. 
Keep on A 635 round Ashton bypass (dual carriageway) and follow signs for M 60. There is a tricky
roundabout at the end of the by pass.
Take A 635 towards Manchester and then join M 60 signposted Stockport.  
Leave M 60 at Junction 25
and follow as above.


My Alternative 2: 

You can go via the A 628 Woodhead Pass but long queues are usually encountered on the approach to the M 67.
Take M 67 and follow signs for Manchester Airport on M 60. 
Leave M 60 at Junction 25 and follow as above.